Working Groups


Working Group:

noun: English
– A collection of individuals that come together to achieve a stated objective.

Working groups are FOTV’s version of P&C sub-committees.  Almost all of the events, activities and initiatives of Friends of the Village are coordinated via one of the FOTV working groups.

We need volunteers from all backgrounds and skill levels to assist us deliver fantastic outcomes for our children, LLV teachers & staff and the wider parent & carer community.  All you need is a passion for helping out!

Scroll down for details of ALL of our working groups. Here are those seeking members urgently right now:

Participation in a Friends of the Village working group will get you more involved in the activities of our great school and allows you to connect with other interesting parents & carers!

"I felt a great sense of pride and community when I volunteered to work on last year's Cafe Refurb working group. It is nice to see LLV students really embrace the new, more welcoming space and to think........I contributed to that!"

Marc Gleeson

Cafe Refurb working group member, 2019

FOTV Working Groups

Please volunteer to help the FOTV community by joining one of our many working groups. Select a working group below for more info, including current priorities and who to contact to get involved.

Working Group

Parent University

…..is a collaboration between the school and a small group of parents to promote the understanding of LLV’s learning philosophies, principles and pedagogies to the LLV parent community. Through theoretical,

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Stage Socialites

The FOTV Stage Socialites are the primary enablers of connection between parents within each LLV stage group. They administer each stage’s WhatsApp group and ensure that all parents have access

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Village Elves

The Village Elves are a group of enthusiastic and dedicated parents that assemble rapidly and responsively to work together on small projects & tasks for the benefit of the LLV

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School Refurb

The Refurb working group gets involved in larger projects, working closely with the school to build and/or re-design areas to enhance the educational experience for our children. This working group’s

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New Families

This working group is focussed on ensuring that the first experiences of new families to LLV are positive ones. As a flagship school for the NSW Government, Lindfield Learning Village

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Fundraising & Community Outreach

One of the core aims of any P&C association is to raise much-needed funds to assist the school with running programs, build & maintain infrastructure and support teachers & staff.

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Community Events

FOTV community events are a great way for parents to let their hair down (or blow dry it up!) after another great term of working with their child(ren) on their

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Technology

Lots of technology is required to run a P&C: collaboration tools for committee and working group members to communicate and share information, digital channels for engaging with our audiences, eCommerce

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Mentoring

The Mentoring working group works closely with the school and its teachers to determine how best to leverage the significant expertise and experience that exists in the FOTV community. LLV

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Grants

In addition to fundraising initiatives, receiving government and business community grants is a great way to bring additional funds and resources into the school community. A NSW Department of Education

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Sustainability

As LL Villagers, we aim to tread lightly in our environment, so sustainable practices are embedded into our daily goings-on. This working group works with students, parents, teachers and staff

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Multiform

The Multiform working group runs all aspects of the LLV optional uniform range; from initial concept, collaborative design, supplier sourcing and management of orders via the FOTV Online Shop. As

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Transport

The Transport working group liaises between the school, parents and transport providers to optimise travel options to and from LLV. In its foundation year, this working group compiled local area

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